Dads and Moms alike most likely shudder at the thought of taking a baby or toddler on a plane. But when you’ve got to visit the family or explore princess castles in search of a larger-than-life Mouse, flying affords you more time with family and to have fun.
How early do you arrive at the airport before your flight? One hour? Two, just to be safe? But three would seem excessive and a waste of time. Right? But that’s what Chicago’s two main airports, Midway and O’Hare, are asking of passengers.
When we all have different travel needs and airlines are throwing different fees all over the place, it’s hard to nail down which benefits actually matter. Spirit Airlines has unbeatable ticket prices but charges for just about everything else. Southwest Airlines allows two free checked bags and doesn’t charge ticket change fees, though the open […]
This writing took place seven hours into what ended up being a 12-hour day at the airport. I was supposed to be home several hours earlier, but the weather blew over enough dominoes to ruin my plans. We’ve all been in this situation during delays or layovers, whether it lasts an hour, two, three or more, […]
Today’s shooting at Los Angeles International Airport is a chilling reminder that we should all be ready for emergency situations. We hope they never come to pass, but it’s beneficial to have some resources on-hand just in case. Airport disasters can range from earthquakes, floods, fires or, as in this instance, a dangerous gunman, so make […]